Published in


Don’t Call Them Booster Shots

The Covid-19 vaccines work. So why are we planning to give fully vaccinated people a third dose?

Third doses of the mRNA Covid-19 vaccines are on their way.

Israel has already been vaccinating people with third doses for almost a month, and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized a third dose for immunocompromised…




Your life, sourced by science. A publication from Medium about health and wellness.

Recommended from Medium

What You Should Know About the Vaccines in Development

Yale Faculty Release Statement on Hydroxychloroquine and Covid-19

‘In the absence of education and information, white and privileged people got the vaccine.’

Quarantine Shopping: Covid’s Influence on E-Commerce

Understanding Covid Risk and Odds

The Preppers Were Prepared for This

A Look Inside One Nurse’s Week Avoiding Covid-19

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
James Surowiecki

James Surowiecki

I’m the author of The Wisdom of Crowds. I’ve been a business columnist for Slate and The New Yorker and written for a wide range of other publications.

More from Medium

When You Silence the Mind, the Soul Can Speak

Which Fish for Christmas?

New Gene Therapy May Reverse Effects of Sickle Cell Disease

San Francisco Riders: Your Ride Will Get Better this year!